The University of Pennsylvania
Police Department
Community Crime Report

This summary is prepared by the division of public safety and includes all criminal incidents reported and made known to the University Dolice Department between the dates of October 21, 1996 and October 27, 1996. The University Police actively patrol from Market Street to Baltimore Avenue and from the Schuylkill River to 43rd Street in conjunction with the Philadelphia Police. In this effort to provide you with a thorough and accurate report on public safety concerns, we hope that your increased awareness will lessen the opportunity for crime. For any concerns or suggestions regarding this report, please call the Division of Public Safety at 898--4482.


Crimes Against Persons

34th to 38th/Market to Civic Center: Robberies (& attempts)--1, Aggravated assaults--1, Threats & harassment--5 10/21/96 11:07 AM 133 S. 36th St. Unwanted ad received 10/22/96 4:43 PM Stouffer Triang. Unwanted phone calls received 10/22/96 7:34 PM Stouffer Triang. Unwanted phone calls received 10/24/96 9:56 PM Magee Dorm Complainant harassed by known person 10/25/96 9:55 PM 38th & Sansom Pizza driver robbed by 2 unknown males 10/26/96 11:18 AM 300 Blk. 38th Officer struck by suspect/arrest 10/26/96 9:05 PM Magee Dorm Complainant harassed by known person 38th to 41st/Market to Baltimore: Sexual assaults--1, Robberies (& attempts)--1, Aggravated assaults --1, Simple assaults--1, Threats & harassment--2 10/22/96 1:39 PM 3800 Blk. Locust Male harassing another male 10/23/96 3:20 PM 4000 Blk. Pine Necklace taken during robbery/actor fled in vehicle 10/23/96 4:47 PM 4050 Chestnut Complainant assaulted via gun/arrest 10/23/96 11:36 PM 3936 Pine St. Dispute between roommates 10/27/96 1:18 AM 119 S. 39th St Complainant's assaulted at establishment 10/27/96 3:43 PM 40th & Walnut Complainant grabbed by unknown actor Outside 30th to 43rd/Market to Baltimore: Aggravated assaults--1, Threats & harassment--1 10/22/96 1:32 AM 400 S. 45th Unwanted calls received 10/23/96 11:19 AM 1301 Filbert Officer assaulted/suspect arrested

Crimes Against Property

34th to 38th/Market to Civic Center: Burglaries (& attempts)--1, Total thefts (& attempts)--16, Thefts from autos--1, Thefts of bicycles & parts--5, Trespassing & loitering--1 10/21/96 2:15 PM 130 S. 34th St. Cassette tapes taken from store 10/22/96 8:26 AM Steinbrg/Dtrich. Door pried to building/nothing taken 10/22/96 10:57 AM 3700 Blk. Market Tire taken from secured bike 10/22/96 6:23 PM Mcneil Bldg. Secured bike taken from rack 10/22/96 7:11 PM Meyerson Hall Secured bike taken from 2nd fl Hallway 10/22/96 7:55 PM Mcneil Bldg. Front wheel taken from secured bike 10/22/96 8:03 PM Van Pelt Lbry. Knapsack taken while unsecured 10/23/96 9:07 AM Stemmler Hall Suspect stopped on roof/citation issued for trespass 10/23/96 12:38 PM 3423 Walnut St. Clothing taken from store without payment/arrest 10/23/96 4:51 PM Vance Hall Knapsack taken from room 10/24/96 9:25 AM Logan Hall Electric tools taken from room 10/24/96 11:24 AM Steinbrg/Dtrich. Wallet taken 10/24/96 3:41 PM Steinbrg/Dtrich. Wallet taken 10/24/96 3:42 PM Vance Hall Wallet taken 10/25/96 3:19 PM 200 Blk. 38th Window to vehicle broken/items taken 10/26/96 12:03 PM Williams Hall Secured bike taken from rack 10/26/96 4:34 PM 3744 Spruce St. Money taken from mac machine after card left in same 10/26/96 7:57 PM Meyerson Hall Wallet taken 38th to 41st/Market to Baltimore: Total thefts (& attempts)--7, Thefts of auto (& attempts)--1, Thefts of bicycles & parts--1, Criminal mischief & vandalism--3, Trespassing & loitering--1 10/21/96 12:43 PM 3935 Walnut St. Tires slashed in parking lot 10/21/96 5:02 PM Levy Building Citation issued to suspect for trespass 10/23/96 6:07 PM Evans Bldg. Unsecured pager taken 10/24/96 10:46 AM Dining Commons Keys and id taken from room 10/24/96 1:50 PM 4000 Blk. Spruce Door to vehicle damaged 10/24/96 4:19 PM Harnwell House Computer taken from unsecured room 10/25/96 8:05 PM 3900 Blk. Pine Vehicle taken from highway 10/26/96 4:00 PM Sigma Chi Secured bike taken from rack 10/26/96 6:36 PM 3900 Blk. Dlncey. Vehicle window damaged 10/26/96 8:02 PM 3900 Chestnt St. Complainant flimflammed into paying for unwanted package 10/27/96 1:39 AM 3900 Blk. Sansom Suspect arrested after braking into parking meters 41st to 43rd/Market to Baltimore: Total thefts (& attempts)--3, Thefts of auto (& attempts)--1, Thefts from autos--1, Criminal mischief & vandalism--2 10/23/96 2:41 PM 4200 Blk. Spruce Vehicle taken from highway 10/24/96 5:52 PM 42nd & Sansom Window and mirror broken to auto 10/24/96 10:11 PM 4200 Blk. Pine Rear seat to auto damaged 10/25/96 7:34 PM 4201 Walnut Property taken from establishment/no prosecution 10/26/96 9:54 PM 4200 Blk. Pine Window to auto broken/radio taken 30th to 34th/Market to University: Burglaries (& attempts)--2, Total thefts (& attempts)--11, Thefts of auto (& attempts)--1, Thefts from autos --1, Thefts of bicycles & parts--4, Criminal mischief & vandalism--1 10/21/96 7:24 AM 215 S. 34th St. Copper tubing taken at construction area 10/21/96 3:04 PM Murphy Field Property taken from field 10/21/96 4:41 PM Towne Bldg. Secured bike taken 10/22/96 10:42 AM Hutchinson Gym Secured bike taken 10/22/96 6:16 PM Franklin Field Knapsack taken while unattended 10/23/96 10:13 AM Franklin Field Knapsack taken while unattended 10/23/96 11:27 AM Bennett Hall Passport and visa taken from bag 10/23/96 12:53 PM Hill House Wallet tkaen 10/24/96 6:50 AM Gardeners Shop Lock cut to door/property taken 10/24/96 11:03 AM Hutchinson Gym Secured bike taken from rack 10/24/96 12:34 PM Lot # 26 Various items taken from vehicle 10/24/96 1:44 PM Hayden Hall Bike taken from secured area 10/24/96 4:50 PM Lot # 47 Rear window to vehicle broken 10/24/96 6:58 PM Lot # 26 Vehicle taken from lot Outside 30th to 43rd/Market to Baltimore: Total thefts (& attempts)--2, Thefts from autos--1, Thefts of bicycles & parts--1, Criminal mischief & vandalism--1 10/22/96 2:07 AM 407 S. 42nd Suspect cited after observed throwing rock through window 10/22/96 1:06 PM 200 S. 44 Registration sticker taken from license plate 10/24/96 2:38 PM 2028 Walnut St. Secured bike taken


Almanac

Volume 43 Number 11
November 5, 1996


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